Northeast Times

 Articles by Melissa Yerkov

Northeast reigns

The Vikings overcame intense downpours and Samuel Fels to earn their place in the league championship game.


Triple threat

Three is the magic number for Little Flower senior Courtney Weidner, who plays varsity soccer, basketball and lacrosse for the Sentinels.


Teeing is believing

It has been more than a year since Gordon Dunlop’s mother died of kidney cancer, but last week he felt her by his side once again. 


Soaring with the Eagles

George Washington striker Wilo Mimbar has netted 22 goals this season, helping the undefeated Eagles claim first place in the Public League A Division.


Getting their kicks

It has been a roller-coaster season for the St. Hubert soccer squad, but regardless of the scoreboard, the Bambies are staying strong.


Leader of the pack

“Kevin is a great leader… we rely on him. We let him move and everybody else kind of follows. He’s our team captain. He’s ranked in the top of his class. He’s a great example of a student athlete.” — Father Judge coach John Dunlop, referring to Kevin Pohl.


Nationwide talents

Players on the Holy Family volleyball team represent a number of hometowns. They’ve journeyed far and wide to be part of the Tigers’ winning program.


Rising to the top

While playing for Manor College last year, Brittany Palmer and her team did not win one game. Now she’s enjoying that winning feeling at Penn State Abington.


A day to remember

Abraham Lincoln senior Marty McFarland scored three touchdowns and grabbed an interception on Friday afternoon — by far his best performance of the season.


A new beginning

After surviving Haiti’s earthquake in 2010, Richard Laurent moved to Philadelphia. He’s a straight-A student at Northeast High School and a starter on the Vikings’ varsity soccer squad.